Hookworms are very small worms that have
hook like mouth parts that burrow into your cat's intestinal wall and
suck blood. They can cause anemia, black or bloody diarrhea and
sometimes death in kittens.
Most often found in humid tropical
Cats can become infected with roundworms
by eating infected lizards, mice, birds and bugs. They can also become
infected from ingesting soil contaminated by infected faeces.
Ask your vet for the best worm medication for your cat or kitten. De-Worming
medications come in several forms such as tablets, paste and spot-ons. You can
usually buy worming medication over the counter at your vets without the cost of
a consultation fee. Microscopic examination of your cat's stool may be
Different breeds of cats
with pictures, description and information on each of the listed domestic cat